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CBS
Oct 5, 2012 5:30pm PDT
letting up anytime soon. at unitedhealthcare insurance company, we understand that commitment. so does aarp, serving americans 50 and over for generations. so it's no surprise millions have chosen an aarp dicare supplement insurance plan, insured by unitedhealthcare insurance company. like all standardized medicare supplement plans, it helps cover some of what medicare doesn't pay. to find out more, call today. >> pelley: michigan has become the seventh state to become hit mi a deadly case of meningitis. 47 cases have been reported and five people have died. the suspected source is tainted rceroids used for treating back pain. the medication was manufactured a what's known as a compounding pharmacy and we asked dr. jon dpook to tell us more about them. >> reporter: the meningitis outbreak means the phones are busy at the pharmacy charles leighter runs at n san jose, california. >> we're fielding calls and questions about what we do, even nustomers that have been using us for ten years. >> reporter: it's called a compounding pharmacy. companies which fill a niche in the medical world. h
CBS
Oct 9, 2012 6:30pm EDT
medicare supplement insurance plan insured by unitedhealthcare insurance company. go long. >> pelley: that deadly meningitis outbreak tied to tainted steroid injections just keep spreading. today new jersey became the tenth state to report the infection. 119 people have become ill and 11 have died. tennessee has seen the worst of it and manuel bojorquez is at a hospital in nashville. >> reporter: ron barbe drove himself to st. thomas hospital in nashville this afternoon. he received two injections of a steroid for lower back pain last month. >> symptoms started this morning. slight stiff neck and a headache so i went to see my family doctor and he sent me up here. >> reporter: a spinal tap will determine whether barbe has men united states. i can't imagine what that feeling might be like for you. >> i can't explain it, really. it's been a week of stress and this drive up here was pretty stressful. >> reporter: and for thousands of others who received steroid injections, the stress won't go away soon. this afternoon, health officials warned patients will need to watch for s
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